REDLAC Weekly Note on Emergencies Latin America & The Caribbean - Year 5 - Volume 284

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • GUATEMALA: An estimated 3.4 million people are affected by the earthquake.

  • CUBA: A Plan of Action for $30 million was launched to support people affected by Hurricane Sandy.

  • BOLIVIA: 16,000 families affected by drought. The government is distributing water.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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